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Paranormal Warwickshire by S.C Skillman @scskillman @amberleybooks #TheClqrt #ParanormalWarwickshire #NonFictionNovember #NonFiction #BookReview #BookBlog #Friday13th

Amberley Publishing 15th November 2020 What better day to review a book on paranormal activity than on Friday 13th! Book Description Warwickshire is a county steeped in the supernatural, as befits the county of Shakespeare and the many ghosts and spirits that he conjured up in his works. The towns and villages of Warwickshire, its… Continue reading Paranormal Warwickshire by S.C Skillman @scskillman @amberleybooks #TheClqrt #ParanormalWarwickshire #NonFictionNovember #NonFiction #BookReview #BookBlog #Friday13th

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Non Fiction November #nonfictionnovember #nonfictionrecommendations #theClqrt #readingrecommendations #bookrecommendations

I have enjoyed so much great non fiction this year so I thought I would helpfully (I hope) link these in one post to celebrate the start of November - when we all make a special effort to read some non fiction - don't we? Here is my 2020 non fiction reads and recommendations. Let… Continue reading Non Fiction November #nonfictionnovember #nonfictionrecommendations #theClqrt #readingrecommendations #bookrecommendations

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Three Women by Lisa Taddeo @lisadtaddeo @BloomsburyBooks #ThreeWomenBook #ThreeWomen #LisaTaddeo #TheClqrt #BookReview #nonfiction

Bloomsbury Books 2019 Book Description All Lina wanted was to be desired. How did she end up in a marriage with two children and a husband who wouldn't touch her? All Maggie wanted was to be understood. How did she end up in a relationship with her teacher and then in court, a hated pariah… Continue reading Three Women by Lisa Taddeo @lisadtaddeo @BloomsburyBooks #ThreeWomenBook #ThreeWomen #LisaTaddeo #TheClqrt #BookReview #nonfiction

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Intimations – Six Essays by Zadie Smith @PenguinUKBooks @BloggersHut #NonFiction #IntimationsSixEssays #ZadieSmith #BookReview #BloggersHutRT #theclqrt #bookblogger

Penguin Books 28th July 2020 Book Description Written during the early months of lockdown, Intimations explores ideas, feelings and questions prompted by an unprecedented situation. What does it mean to submit to a new reality - or to resist it? How do we compare relative sufferings? What is the relationship between time and work? In… Continue reading Intimations – Six Essays by Zadie Smith @PenguinUKBooks @BloggersHut #NonFiction #IntimationsSixEssays #ZadieSmith #BookReview #BloggersHutRT #theclqrt #bookblogger

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I Feel Bad About My Neck and Other Thoughts on Being A Woman by Nora Ephron @DoubledayUK @alisonbarrow #IFeelBadAboutMyNeck #NoraEphron #BookReview

Doubleday 2020 ( This edition with introduction by Dolly Alderton) First published 2006 Book Description *Never marry a man you wouldn't want to be divorced from. *If the shoe doesn't fit in the shoe store, it's never going to fit. *When your children are teenagers, it's important to have a dog so that someone in… Continue reading I Feel Bad About My Neck and Other Thoughts on Being A Woman by Nora Ephron @DoubledayUK @alisonbarrow #IFeelBadAboutMyNeck #NoraEphron #BookReview

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The Bystander Effect by Catherine A Sanderson @SandersonSpeaks @wmcollinsbooks #TheBystanderEffect #BookReview

William Collins April 16th 2020 Book Description In the face of discrimination, bad behaviour, evil and abuse, why do good people so often do nothing? Every day, we see examples of bad or immoral behaviour - from sexual harassment to political corruption, from negligence to bullying. Why did no one stop the abduction of Jamie Bulger,… Continue reading The Bystander Effect by Catherine A Sanderson @SandersonSpeaks @wmcollinsbooks #TheBystanderEffect #BookReview

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Know My Name by Chanel Miller @VikingBooksUK #KnowMyName #ChanelMiller #BookReview #NonFiction

Viking ( an imprint of Penguin)  September 2019 Book Description She was known to the world as Emily Doe when she stunned millions with a letter.  Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting her on Stanford's campus.  Her victim impact statement was posted on… Continue reading Know My Name by Chanel Miller @VikingBooksUK #KnowMyName #ChanelMiller #BookReview #NonFiction

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Help Me by Marianne Power @TheHelpMeBlog @Picadorbooks @graceharrison55 @Naomi_Bacon #HelpMe #HelpMeReadalong #BookReview

Picador Books June 2019 Book Description Marianne Power was stuck in a rut.  Then one day she wondered could self-help books help her find the elusive perfect life? She decided to test one book a month for a year, following their advice to the letter.  What would happen if she followed the 7 Habits of… Continue reading Help Me by Marianne Power @TheHelpMeBlog @Picadorbooks @graceharrison55 @Naomi_Bacon #HelpMe #HelpMeReadalong #BookReview

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Last Christmas curated and introduced by Greg Wise and Emma Thompson @QuercusBooks #LastChristmas #BookReview

Quercus Books 5th November 2019 Book Description ‘This book is a gathering of voices, some you’ll have heard of before, some you won’t – of actors, comedians, people who have been homeless, refugees, charity workers, even a vicar and a beautician (not the same person), from all corners of the world. They have written their… Continue reading Last Christmas curated and introduced by Greg Wise and Emma Thompson @QuercusBooks #LastChristmas #BookReview

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Is There Still Sex In The City by Candace Bushnell @CandaceBushnell @LittleBrownUK #IsThereStillSexInTheCity #SexInTheCity #CandaceBushnell #NonFiction #BookReview

8th August 2019 Little Brown Book Description Candace Bushnell gets personal in her new memoir - an investigation into what happens when a woman of a certain age (OK, lets call it 'middle') finds herself not-so-young, free and single in the city. Set between the Upper East Side of Manhattan and a country enclave known… Continue reading Is There Still Sex In The City by Candace Bushnell @CandaceBushnell @LittleBrownUK #IsThereStillSexInTheCity #SexInTheCity #CandaceBushnell #NonFiction #BookReview